LOS ANGELES TOWN HALL

April 11, 2012 – 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

St. Anne's Conference Center
155 N. Occidental Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90026

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The United States is experiencing an unprecedented focus on the domestic HIV/AIDS epidemic with the convening of AIDS 2012 in Washington, DC and the release of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy and companion Implementation Plan.

Now we need you to share your thoughts, ideas, successes and challenges. This is our health, our plan, and our response. Here's a worksheet that will help you prepare your questions and testimony.

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AGENDA

3:00-3:45PM
Registration and Reception

3:45-4:00PM
Transition to Town Hall

4:00-6:00PM
Town Hall

 

QUESTIONS

Please email losangeles@roadtoaids2012.org with questions about the town hall.

LOCAL RESOURCES

Epidemiological Overview for Los Angeles County1

HIV cases diagnosed in 2009

2,036

People living with HIV/AIDS

44,450

Race

22%

Black, Non-Hispanic

35%

White, Non-Hispanic

39%

Hispanic

3%

Asian, Pacific Islander

<1%

American Indian/ Alaska Native

Gender

88%

Male

12%

Female

Transmission Group

7%

Heterosexual

64%

Male Sex with Male

4%

Injection Drug Use (IDU)

5%

Male Sex with Male / IDU

15%

Other/Undetermined

<1%

Hemophilia/transfusions

<1%

Perinatal

1 UCHAPS.org, January 2010 HIV/AIDS Semi-Annual Surveillance Summary (as of the end of 2009).

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